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Video Evidence Proves That Betsy DeVos Might Be the Dumbest Person in Trump’s Cabinet Video Evidence Proves That Betsy DeVos Might Be the Dumbest Person in Trump’s Cabinet

If the fate of the world rested on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ ability to answer a question about anything from elementary-level math to what she ate for breakfast, I’d pray only that we all got at least five phone calls to tell our loved ones goodbye. If DeVos were in a mental-math Olympics against a giraffe,…

Footage of an NBA Player Being Tased by Cops Is Reportedly So Disturbing, the Entire City of Milwaukee Is Worried About Releasing It Footage of an NBA Player Being Tased by Cops Is Reportedly So Disturbing, the Entire City of Milwaukee Is Worried About Releasing It

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett has seen the brutal footage of a NBA rookie’s arrest, and he has been worried ever since.

The White House Is Really Trying to Drive Home This ‘Immigrants Are Animals’ Agenda With New Report The White House Is Really Trying to Drive Home This ‘Immigrants Are Animals’ Agenda With New Report

The White House wants desperately to craft this ideology that violent brown criminals are “animals.” Administration officials are pushing this so much, they recently released a blog on the official WhiteHouse.gov website titled, “What You Need to Know About the Violent Animals of MS-13.”

Colin Kaepernick’s Collusion Case Just Proved NFL Teams Believed He Was Good Enough to Start, so Why Doesn’t He Have a Job? Colin Kaepernick’s Collusion Case Just Proved NFL Teams Believed He Was Good Enough to Start, so Why Doesn’t He Have a Job?

Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance claiming that NFL owners colluded to keep him out of the NFL. Team owners and several sports pundits who aren’t fans of the Movement for Black Lives claimed that Kaepernick’s days as a starting quarterback were behind him.

LeBron James’ Reaction to the Man Wearing the ‘MAGA’ Hat Was All of Us LeBron James’ Reaction to the Man Wearing the ‘MAGA’ Hat Was All of Us

LeBron James is not here for the “Make America great again” fuckboy-ness that has epitomized white nationalism.

Trump’s Bullying of the Justice Department Again Must Mean the Russia Investigation Is Heating Up  Trump’s Bullying of the Justice Department Again Must Mean the Russia Investigation Is Heating Up 

Whenever President Donald Trump starts tweeting wildly and furiously, it usually means he’s bothered about the Russia investigation. On Sunday the president fired off a series of all-cap-and-exclamation-point-laden tweets that were all over the place. In the end, the most telling tweet, and the one that proves that…

#StayWoke: Trump’s Team Hired Firm to Suppress the Black Vote: Report #StayWoke: Trump’s Team Hired Firm to Suppress the Black Vote: Report

On Wednesday, Cambridge Analytica whistleblower Christopher Wylie told the Senate that President Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign—more specifically, former chief strategist Steve Bannon—hired the firm with the intention of using data to “discourage or demobilize certain types of people from voting,” The Hill…

Trump Didn’t Know the Difference Between HIV and HPV, so Bill Gates Explained It to Him—Twice Trump Didn’t Know the Difference Between HIV and HPV, so Bill Gates Explained It to Him—Twice

At this point it might be better for everyone to keep a running list of things that President Donald Trump does know.

The Great Escape: A Journey to the Center of Myself The Great Escape: A Journey to the Center of Myself

Editor’s note: Until recently, mental health and illness were taboo subjects in the black community. But thanks to the efforts of those brave enough to speak on it, that’s changing. In that vein, The Root team is taking this week during Mental Health Awareness Month to write about how mental health has touched our…

Trump’s Thug, the Ruthless Gina Haspel, Confirmed as the 1st Female CIA Director Trump’s Thug, the Ruthless Gina Haspel, Confirmed as the 1st Female CIA Director

Gina Haspel, President Donald Trump’s pick who refused to call torture immoral, was confirmed Thursday with the help of several spineless Democrats who voted in favor of Haspel’s becoming the first female director of the CIA.

The President’s Newest Russia Deflection: Obama-Embedded Informant in Trump’s Campaign The President’s Newest Russia Deflection: Obama-Embedded Informant in Trump’s Campaign

On Thursday a report from a conservative blogger claiming that President Barack Obama’s FBI spied on Donald Trump’s campaign during the 2016 presidential race came across Trump’s feed, and of course, President Twitter Fingers ate it up.

Trump Called Undocumented Immigrants ‘Animals,’ and That’s Exactly What He Meant Trump Called Undocumented Immigrants ‘Animals,’ and That’s Exactly What He Meant

On Wednesday during a White House meeting with mayors, sheriffs and other local leaders from California who oppose the state’s “sanctuary” immigration policies, President Donald Trump referred to some people who cross the borders illegally as “animals,” and that’s exactly what he meant.

Well, What Do You Know? Trump Did Reimburse Lawyer for Porn-Star Payment: Report Well, What Do You Know? Trump Did Reimburse Lawyer for Porn-Star Payment: Report

For months, President Donald Trump claimed that he had no idea that his personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, paid porn actress Stormy Daniels, who reportedly spanked the president’s orange-tinted ass with a rolled Forbes magazine, for her silence about the sordid affair. Well, it turns out that Maury’s lie detector has…

The Meeting Between Kim Jong Un and Trump Is About As Likely as a Full-Member New Edition Reunion Tour The Meeting Between Kim Jong Un and Trump Is About As Likely as a Full-Member New Edition Reunion Tour

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is about as stable as a Fabergé egg balancing on a toothpick that’s attached to the back of a cat that suffers from ADHD and hasn’t taken its medication but has just seen a mouse dart across the room.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Won $100,000 Video-Poker Jackpot, Proving That Life Is Unfair Floyd Mayweather Jr. Won $100,000 Video-Poker Jackpot, Proving That Life Is Unfair

Floyd Mayweather Jr. isn’t just rich; he’s excessively rich. He’s so rich that his career is now contemplating how to take on more girlfriends while thinking of more ridiculous ways to increase his wealth. Mayweather is reportedly considering a career in the MMA, which he will leave with a billion-dollar payday.

#StayWoke: The Real Reason Trump’s Trying to Make China Great Again #StayWoke: The Real Reason Trump’s Trying to Make China Great Again

On Sunday, seemingly out of nowhere, President Donald Trump tweeted that he was going to ease crushing sanctions on Chinese phone company ZTE, which, under President Barack Obama’s administration, pissed off the United States by selling Iran’s largest telecom firm a powerful surveillance system capable of spying on…

Wait, Did Gayle King Just Admit That Oprah Smoked Weed? Wait, Did Gayle King Just Admit That Oprah Smoked Weed?

I’m crying right now. I didn’t think that it was possible to love someone I don’t know personally more than I do right now, but again, Black Jesus has proved me wrong.

Young Dolph Blesses the 2 Duke University Baristas Who Were Fired for Playing His Song ‘Get Paid’ With $20,000  Young Dolph Blesses the 2 Duke University Baristas Who Were Fired for Playing His Song ‘Get Paid’ With $20,000 

Two Duke University employees, Britni Brown and Kevin Simmons, were fired from their job at the university coffee shop, Joe Van Gogh, for playing the aspirational new Negro spiritual by Young Dolph entitled, “Get Paid.”

#VintageShoppingWhileBlack: NYC Lawyer and Daughter Handcuffed After Being Accused of Stealing #VintageShoppingWhileBlack: NYC Lawyer and Daughter Handcuffed After Being Accused of Stealing

Another day, another activity added to the list of things black people can’t do while being black.

Trump Knew Former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Was an Alleged Sexual Abuser in 2013: Report Trump Knew Former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman Was an Alleged Sexual Abuser in 2013: Report

President Donald Trump reportedly knew that Eric Schneiderman, the former New York attorney general, was accused of sexually abusing two women back in 2013. It was news that was kept under wraps until recently, when four women came forward to claim in a New Yorker report that they were the victims of sexual assault…

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